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The Oscars 2017: Best of British

See the best of British winners at the 89th Oscars Awards Ceremony 2017

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The events, winners and best looks from last night’s Academy Awards.

Damien Chazelle, the director of La La Land, made history by becoming the youngest director to ever win Best Director at the Oscars at the age of 32. The big winners were La La Land who picked up six awards including Best Actress (Emma Stone) and Best Original Score and Song, Cinematography and Director. Moonlight and Manchester by the Sea also picked up some of the big awards, including Moonlight for Best Picture, Adapted Screenplay and Supporting Actor (Mahershala Ali), and Manchester by the Sea, Best Original Screenplay and Best Actor (Casey Affleck). Mahershala Ali also became the first Muslim actor to ever win an Oscar.

The biggest news from the event, was the Best Picture blunder between Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Moonlight and La La Land.

Ryan Gosling’s reaction says it all…

British winners included the Best Documentary Short Subject directors Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara for The White Helmets. Both Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge) and Dev Patel (Lion) missed out on awards for Best Leading Actor, and Best Supporting Actor.

The Red Carpet

Dev Patel Entertainment Weekly Instagram

Dev Patel Entertainment Weekly Instagram

British stars were out in force on the red carpet, including Felicity Jones (in Dior couture), Naomi Harris (in Calvin Klein by Appointment) and Andrew Garfield (in Tom Ford). Salma Hayek celebrated British style in her black Alexander McQueen gown and Dev Patel looked draper in a custom Burberry tuxedo.

The Nominations

The Oscar nominations include multiple nominations for La La Land, Manchester by the Sea and Hacksaw Ridge. See who’s nominated before the awards on Sunday.

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Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone – Facebook / La La Land

La La Land is leading the way with 14 nominations at The Academy Awards, including best picture, best actor and actress, and two nominations for best original song for ‘City of Stars’ and ‘Audition’.

British talent is well represented in the nominations too, with Andrew Garfield nominated for best actor for his role in Hacksaw Ridge; meanwhile, Dev Patel and Naomi Harris picked up nominations for their supporting actor roles. The Irish actress, Ruth Negga, has also been nominated for her role in Loving as best actress.

For the full list of nominations, see below.

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Best picture

Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Manchester by the Sea

Best actress

Isabelle Huppert (Elle)
Ruth Negga (Loving)
Natalie Portman (Jackie)
Emma Stone (La La Land)
Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins)

Best actor

Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)
Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge)
Ryan Gosling (La La Land)
Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic)
Denzel Washington (Fences)

Best supporting actress

Viola Davis (Fences)
Naomie Harris (Moonlight)
Nicole Kidman (Lion)
Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures)
Michelle Williams (Manchester by the Sea)

Best supporting actor

Mahershala Ali (Moonlight)
Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water)
Lucas Hedges (Manchester by the Sea)
Dev Patel (Lion)
Michael Shannon (Nocturnal Animals)

Best director

Denis Villeneuve (Arrival)
Mel Gibson (Hacksaw Ridge)
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)
Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)
Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)

Best adapted screenplay

Eric Heisserer (Arrival)
August Wilson (Fences)
Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi (Hidden Figures)
Luke Davies (Lion)
Barry Jenkins and Alvin McCraney (Moonlight)

Best original screenplay

Taylor Sheridan (Hell or High Water)
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)
Yorgos Lanthimos and Efthimis Filippou (The Lobster)
Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)
Mike Mills (20th Century Women)

Best animated feature

Finding Dory
My Life as a Zucchini
The Red Turtle

Best foreign language film

A Man Called Ove (Sweden)
Land of Mine (Denmark)
The Salesman (Iran)
Tanna (Australia)
Toni Erdmann (Germany)

Best documentary feature

Fire At Sea
I Am Not Your Negro
Life, Animated
OJ: Made in America

Best original song

La La Land – Audition by Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
La La Land – City of Stars by Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
Moana – How Far I’ll Go by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Trolls – Can’t Stop the Feeling by Justin Timberlake, Max Martin and Karl Johan Schuster
Jim: The James Foley Story – The Empty Chair by J Ralph and Sting

Best original score

Jackie by Mica Levi
La La Land by Justin Hurwitz
Lion by Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka
Moonlight by Nicholas Britell
Passengers by Thomas Newton

Best cinematography

La La Land

Best costume design

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Florence Foster Jenkins
La La Land

Best make-up and hairstyling

A Man Called Ove
Star Trek Beyond
Suicide Squad

Best live action short

Ennemis Interieurs
La Femme et le TGV
Silent Nights

Best sound editing

Deepwater Horizon
Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land

Best sound mixing

Hacksaw Ridge
La La Land
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi

Best documentary short

4.1 Miles
Joe’s Violin
Watani: My Homeland
The White Helmets

Best production design

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Hail, Caesar!
La La Land

Best visual effects

Deepwater Horizon
Doctor Strange
The Jungle Book
Kubo and the Two Strings
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Best animated short

Blind Vaysha
Borrowed Time
Pear Cider and Cigarettes

Best film editing

Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
La La Land

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